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Once the order (popcorn and an Amazon Fire TV stick, in case you were wondering) has been placed in a box in the drone, the drone is moved along a conveyor belt, before taking off and autonomously making its way to the customer's house guided by Global Positioning System.
  • Redskins at Eagles victor and losers

    Redskins at Eagles victor and losers

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    Defensive tackle Fletcher Cox's made a reappearance with a second-quarter sack, his first since October 9 against Detroit, snapping an eight-game drought. Ertz didn't have to hit the defender, who was out of the play and didn't appear to have a good angle on Sproles. Not today. Zach Ertz, criticized for not trying to block Vontaze Burfict during a Carson Wentz scramble last week and a season of failing to extend plays, fought for yards after every catch.
  • Goldman Sachs C.E.O. Changes His Tune on Donald Trump

    Goldman Sachs C.E.O. Changes His Tune on Donald Trump

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    Trump are Steve Mnuchin , who is slated to head the Treasury Department, and Steve Bannon, who is the White House's incoming chief strategist. Asked on CNN Friday about Goldman Sachs' increasing influence in Trump's inner circle, Scaramucci said, "I think the cabal against the bankers is over".
  • Tesla says it's meeting jobs benchmarks at Nevada factory

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    Evercore maintained the shares of TSLA in a report on Wednesday, November 4 with "Buy" rating. Bingham Osborn & Scarborough LLC boosted its stake in shares of Tesla Motors by 0.5% in the second quarter. For the quarter, shares are performing at -1.12%. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said the plant could employ 10,000 people in the next three to four years.
  • Polar Vortex Redux? U.S. Forecasters say it Could Hit Next Week

    Polar Vortex Redux? U.S. Forecasters say it Could Hit Next Week

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    According to Roth, temperatures are expected to drop because of a shift in a stratospheric weather system known as the Polar Vortex. The forecast is 20 to 35 degrees below average for this time of year. The Northeastern Pacific high pressure dome along with the weak La Niña pattern in the tropical Pacific Ocean, among other factors, make a good case for the continuance of frequent Arctic air intrusions as the winter trudges on, though they do not provide any guarantees.
  • FX Marvel Series 'Legion' Gets Premiere Date, New Trailer

    FX Marvel Series 'Legion' Gets Premiere Date, New Trailer

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    ET. Produced by FX Productions and Marvel TV, Legion also stars Rachel Keller , Aubrey Plaza , Fargo alum Jean Smart , Katie Aselton , Jeremie Harris, Bill Irwin and Amber Midthunder . In this way, it appears that Legion will be continuing one of TV's hottest trends right now and following in the footsteps of two of 2016's most buzzed-about shows, Mr.
  • Honda to debut AI technology at CES

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    Details are vague on what this all means, but Honda describes the emotion engine as a set of technologies that will "enable machines to artificially generate their own emotions". From reducing traffic congestion to creating new modes of in-car connectivity, visitors will have an opportunity to explore and demo technologies with the potential to make people's lives better.
  • Toys "R" Us, Target to have more Hatchimals

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    Toys "R" Us wrote on its Facebook page recently that it expects to get another shipment in soon, but that shoppers should check with local stores first. "While additional product will hit retail shelves in December , we anticipate this inventory will also sell out quickly". Because retailers have extremely limited quantities of the toys, eBay sellers are scooping up the toy and reselling at 2 to 3 times the retail value.
  • Capcom to Begin Reviving Its Dormant Franchises

    Capcom to Begin Reviving Its Dormant Franchises

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    Capcom: Infinite, along with Street Fighter mainstay Ryu. Capcom expressed this in their press release for Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite, in which the publisher made it clear that they understood some of their most revered franchises had been ignored for far too long.
  • Nintendo Switch will run GameCube games with Virtual Console

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    Thus far, Eurogamer reported that three games have already been "prepped for Switch" - Luigi's Mansion, Super Mario Sunshine, and Super Smash Bros . Nintendo Switch release date can't come soon enough if the latest games rumours are to be believed. Wesley Copeland is a freelance news writer who writes excellent bios.
  • Next-generation Holden Commodore breaks cover - brings premium technology to the people

    Next-generation Holden Commodore breaks cover - brings premium technology to the people

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    By then, a yet-to-appear wagon version - likely to continue to be called the Commodore Sportwagon here, and expected to form the basis of a crossover derivative due Down Under later in 2018 - will have been revealed in Germany. While the only detail Opel will provide on the Insignia's powertrain is the fact that it'll have an eight-speed automatic transmission, Holden divulged that the Commodore will offer a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder with front-wheel drive and an optional 308-hp V-6 ...
  • Earnings Analysis of: Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM)

    Earnings Analysis of: Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM)

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    Early action on shares of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) puts the stock on today's active list. The company has also committed to spending $4.5 billion in the next three years to expand its lineup in electrified-vehicles and plans to release a fully autonomous auto with no brake pedals or a steering wheel in 2021.
  • Homeland Security Pick Must Commit to Human Rights

    Homeland Security Pick Must Commit to Human Rights

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    James Mattis , who has been nominated for defense secretary, as former military men tapped for Trump's administration. He served three tours in Iraq, and holds the sombre distinction of being the most senior military officer to lose a child in combat in Iraq or Afghanistan.
  • Unmanned ISS cargo ship burns up in atmosphere

    Unmanned ISS cargo ship burns up in atmosphere

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    A Russian cargo ship bound for the International Space Station has been destroyed shortly after launch from Kazakhstan . It said most of spaceship's debris burnt up as it entered the atmosphere but some fell on Earth over what it called "an uninhabited area".
  • Zidane hails Real Madrid spirit after El Clasico draw

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    Barca boss Luis Enrique described their display last week in a 1-1 draw at Real Sociedad as the worst of his tenure, but with Iniesta back so was some of the old Barca magic. However, their manager Zinedine Zidane insisted Real's last-gasp draw did not "taste like a victory". "We have to highlight the heart of the team", he said.
  • AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa's life and times

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    They had requested a team of doctors from AIIMS. We request all of you to pray for her good health and well being. This is the most advanced level of support available, and is an approach that best centres internationally would take in this situation.
  • Jayalalithaa, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, passes away

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    Several news channels and newspapers had tweeted about Jayalalithaa's death which they later deleted. "Praying for Jayalalithaa ji's quick recovery". The death of her husband caused mother Vedavalli to move back to her maternal home in Bangalore (now Bengaluru), taking her two children Jaya Kumar and Jayalalithaa with her.
  • Death Stranding gets a new trailer

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    Previously, the multi-awarded director Guillermo del Toro and Hideo Kojima were working on the " Silent Hills " game and Konami was to publish it. The trailer does, however, provide the first glimpse of Mads Mikkelsen ( Hannibal ), as the apparent antagonist. The game will launch at an unspecified point in the future for PlayStation 4.
  • 'Aquaman' release date is now deep into 2018

    'Aquaman' release date is now deep into 2018

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    Deadline reported that the studio delayed Aquaman's debut after the original plan for a July 2018 release. The working title has just been disclosed and although it might not be the most clandestine, it comes with a sly wit. Now, Aquaman will have that date all to itself. Of the DC properties in the works without release dates, we have The Flash , Margot Robbie's upcoming Harley Quinn spinoff, Ben Affleck's The Batman , and the long-rumored Man of Steel 2 .
  • Uncharted 4 PS4 Bundle just $249.99 on Black Friday

    Uncharted 4 PS4 Bundle just $249.99 on Black Friday

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    The new PS4 Pro offers an extra slice of console and some noticeably better-looking in-game visuals compared to its predecessor. Though both platforms have popular exclusive franchises, the PlayStation 4 (Pro or standard) does receive access to small number of less well-known indie games and niche titles, such as Japanese role-playing games, that the Xbox One does not.
  • Nokia's 2017 Smartphones Will All Be Powered By Android

    Nokia's 2017 Smartphones Will All Be Powered By Android

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    It will not be cake walk for Nokia to get strong foothold in crowded Android smartphones market which is now dominated by Chinese phones for nearly all the segments. And with the purported leaks and design concepts making their rounds in social media, it looks like a lot of people are also excited about what Nokia will come up with in the coming year.
  • Astronauts Have Been Celebrating Thanksgiving in Space Since 1973. Here's How

    Astronauts Have Been Celebrating Thanksgiving in Space Since 1973. Here's How

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    Because flights to deep space will not rely on resupply spacecraft to deliver what astronauts need and dispose of trash, the Orion crew will have to take everything they need with them and bring it all back home. Kimbrough's a veteran of the orbital Thanksgiving experience, by virtue of his mission aboard the shuttle Endeavour in November 2008 . In 2015 commander Scott Kelly and flight engineer Kjell Lindgren recorded themselves trying out some of the freeze-dried delicacies, which ...
  • AMA: 2017 Renewable Fuel Standard 'too high' for marketplace

    AMA: 2017 Renewable Fuel Standard 'too high' for marketplace

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    And for the first time, the requirements match the 15 billion-gallon mark that Congress established for conventional renewable fuels such as traditional ethanol when the programs were created 11 years ago. Energy Information Administration. "The RFS is an important part of the ethanol demand for corn farmers, but it's just one path toward moving more of our homegrown fuel into a market that is looking for high octane, low-carbon fuel choices at the pump".
  • Is Uber an App or Taxi? EU Wants to Know

    Is Uber an App or Taxi? EU Wants to Know

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    Uber claims it is simply an intermediary between the customer and driver and, as such, should not be regulated like a traditional taxi company. An Uber spokesperson told CNBC via e-mail that the company is "pleased to have the opportunity to provide (its) views to the Court of Justice of the European Union", adding that "this case should show that European laws fully support the development of a Digital Single Market".
  • New Death Stranding Trailer Shown At The Game Awards

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    But things didn't go so well for him past year. Tonight, things have been set right. The Game Awards 2016 will kick off in a matter of minutes and for anyone not in the know, it's effectively the Oscars for the video game industry. One of the soldiers removes his helmet and it is revealed that Mads Mikkelsen is indeed in the game (which has been long rumored). Kojima also tweeted these posters for the game after the trailer premiere.
  • Tennessee wildfires death toll increases to 7

    Tennessee wildfires death toll increases to 7

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    Officials have not said how many people they believe are missing. Officials in the Gatlinburg welcomed the rain but were anxious about mudslides, rock slides and high winds knocking trees onto power lines, perhaps creating new fires similar to the deadly ones that sparked Monday night.
  • Russian supply ship launched to International Space Station

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    Liftoff from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan occurred as planned, a NASA TV broadcast showed. However, Roscomos said the incident "will not affect the normal operation of the ISS systems and space station crew". The good news is that the ISS is well stocked, and a Japanese supply ship is due to launch in a week or so, so the astronauts are in no danger. Russian Federation sends at least three supply ships to the station each year - they then fall back to earth and burn up in the ...
  • Relief To Tamil Nadu, Puducherry As Cyclone Nada Weakens

    Relief To Tamil Nadu, Puducherry As Cyclone Nada Weakens

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    Heavy rain is likely over isolated places over Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Rayalaseema, Coastal and interior Tamil Nadu, and Kerala on Friday and Saturday. The IMD has warned fishermen not to venture into seas of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts, and has asked those already out in the seas to return back at the earliest.
  • Microsoft declares summer's Windows 10 upgrade fit for business

    Microsoft declares summer's Windows 10 upgrade fit for business

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    Speculating about why the operating system winds have changed is always a tricky matter, but presumably new hardware being sold with Windows 10 installed is a growing part of this picture - particularly given that there were some tempting Black Friday discounts to be had on loads of laptops last month.
  • Finally! You can download shows from Netflix

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    The download capability will be available to subscribers to the streaming VOD company's service at no extra cost. Not every single title has been made available for offline viewing as of yet, but there are plans for Netflix to slowly make this a reality.